Mortar - Patinated bronze

Description
Mortar - Patinated bronze
Italy or Spain - 1700-1724

Bronze mortar with pestle from the mid-19th century but with a Renaissance style. The body is enriched by 4 masks featuring heads of imaginary animals bordered by 4 crosspieces. I think it is from Italy or Spain. Dimensions: 12 x 8 cm; the pestle is 20 cm long.

Lot details
Object
Mortar
Material
Patinated bronze
Estimated Period
1700-1724
Country of Origin
Italy or Spain
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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